Country codes Syria

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

SY

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

SYR

Internet TLD

.sy

Phone calling code

963

Large airports

3

Medium airports

3

Small airports

9

Heliports

N/A

Total airports

15

Largest airports in Syria

There are 3 large airports in Syria.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
OSAP ALP Aleppo International Airport Large airport Aleppo
OSLK LTK Bassel Al-Assad International Airport Large airport Latakia
OSDI DAM Damascus International Airport Large airport Damascus

Airport codes in Syria

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
OSAP ALP Aleppo International Airport Large airport Aleppo
OSLK LTK Bassel Al-Assad International Airport Large airport Latakia
OSDI DAM Damascus International Airport Large airport Damascus
OSDZ DEZ Deir ez-Zor Air Base Medium airport Deir ez-Zor
OSKL KAC Kamishly Airport Medium airport Kamishly
OSPR PMS Palmyra Airport Medium airport Tadmur

About Syria

Syria (native name: سوريا) is a country located in Western Asia. In total, the population of the country reaches 18.6 million inhabitants. Its capital is Damascus.

The international country code of Syria is SY or SYR. Neighbouring countries are Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey.

The common language in Syria is Arabic(العربية).
The only officially used currency is Syrian pound. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Syrian pound with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 3 large, 3 medium and about 9 small airports in Syria.

Travel to Syria

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for Syria

Health

  • Malaria
    Malaria occurs in some areas. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions
  • Hepatitis A
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Hepatitis B
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Tyfoid
    Vaccination is recommended if you are staying 2 weeks or longer in this country
  • DTP
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Tap water

Drinking tap water is not recommended. It's advised to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 3.7°C (January) and 28.5°C (July).

Emergency

When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.

Police
112
Ambulance
110
Fire departmemt
113

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Car rental

Rent a car in Syria

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to Syria.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Syria quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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Travel insurance

Travel insurance for your trip to Syria

Travel insurance helps protect against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It’s a wise thing to get travel insurance because you can easily spend over GBP 10,000 for treatment and transportation expenses. Don’t wait too long before purchasing a travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.

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